MDT is most recognised for its effect in treating back and neck pain, with or without referred symptoms into the leg or arm. Extremity joints like the knee, hip and shoulder as well as back and neck problems also frequently respond to direction specific exercises. .
Dry needling is a very safe treatment. At our Physiotherapy Clinic in Keilor East we are trained in using a ‘clean’ technique, and only individually packaged, single use, sterile needles are ever used. The needles are very fine and very rarely does any bleeding or bruising occurs at the insertion site.
Our bones provide our body with a hard skeleton giving us shape, structure and protection to our internal organs. These bones are made up of both collagen and calcium and give the flexibility and strength that we need to move!
Lateral ankle sprains are caused by rapid combined pointing and rolling inwards causing the outside structures to overstretch and sprain/tear. Lucky for you, with good rehabilitation and management, these injuries can recover very well.